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Cargill Dow Wins Presidential Award

Cargill Dow WinsPresidential AwardCargill Dow LLC, Minnetonka, Minn., has received the Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge, Alternative Reaction Conditions Award for 2002. The award, administered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in conjunction with trade, scientific and academic organizations, was given in recognition of the companys development of its NatureWorks PLA corn-based polymer.Earlier this year, Cargill Dow opened a world-scale manufacturing plant near Omaha, Neb. Bedding products containing NatureWorks fiberfill have been introduced to the U.S. market by Pacific Coast Feather Co., Seattle. October 2002